Non-verbal communication can be a very powerful way to say to your partner, ‘I get you,'” he says.
“Cuddling is a way of saying, ‘I know how you feel.’ It allows us to feel known by our partner in ways that words can’t convey.” Klow suggests thinking of cuddling as a form of communication that can help couples have a more rich relationship.
This middle space has allowed us to intentionally build emotional, intellectual, and even physical intimacy with one another through the simplest things.
We have actual conversations, not conversations laced with flirtation and sexual innuendo, but actual conversations that allow us to see one another without filters.
Conversations that show how multifaceted we both are and slowly let down guards.
Reason 1: It Feels Good Cuddling releases oxytocin, which is also known as the feel-good hormone.“There is also the release of dopamine, which is an excitatory hormone that increases sexual desire,” Horowitz says.Reason 3: It Reduces Stress and Blood Pressure Stress management coach and holistic therapist Catherine A.How to Date Again After the Last Guy Broke Your Heart In this intimate middle space we have begun to choose each other.Despite a busy schedule, he will trek all the way from Brooklyn to Harlem (NYC peeps know this is basically equivalent to a long distance relationship) just to cuddle on the couch thumb wrestling, laughing and watching movies with me for a few hours.